Carmex® Classic Lip Balm Original Jar


4.4 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars67%
  • 4 Stars19%
  • 3 Stars8%
  • 2 Stars3%
  • 1 Star2%


The iconic medicated lip balm that generations have relied on to soothe and protect dry, chapped lips

Provides long-lasting protective barrier to help healing

Glides on smoothly to help soften and hydrate lips with moisturizing cocoa butter

Cools and soothes lips with camphor and menthol

Active Ingredients:
Camphor 1.70%.................................................................External Analgesic

White Petrolatum 45.30%.................................................................Lip Protectant

Inactive Ingredients:
Lanolin, Cetyl Esters, Theobroma Cacao Seed Butter, Paraffin, Beeswax, Menthol, Salicylic Acid, Phenol, Vanillin, Flavor

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  • This is what I used when my lips are deshidrate specially...1 Answers
  • Does it leave your lips even more dry after?7 Answers
  • Is it worth the price tag ?6 Answers
Carmex® Classic Lip Balm Original Jar
Carmex® Classic Lip Balm Original Jar
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  • "I swear I'm addicted to the smell of Original Carmex. This lip balm is my jam during those cold, dry winter months! Great protection from the elements. " in 4359 reviews
  • "CarMex has been a lifesaver for me since I started getting cold sores. I usually will use CarMex daily and I can tell it helps reduce the chances of getting a cold sore and the healing time." in 823 reviews
  • "I have been using Carmex for forever. Nothing I've found even comes close to the moisturizing and healing this gives. Recently, I found the original version in tube form (I'm not a fan of the flavored one) and it made my day lol!" in 697 reviews
Jasmine D.
Opelousas, LA
34 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Everyone loves carmex. I.T is an old time favorite of my whole family. I.T works wonders and lasts what seems like forever. The only drawback is the strong smell and awful taste. I.T is easy to use and I will continue to purchase I.T. The product is great, just try not to get I.T in your mouth!
Anya E.
7 reviews
This is a great product!! Cures dry chapped lips in an instant!! I would definitely reccomend it to anyone with dry cracked lips. Works like a charm in winter time!!
Ella K.
18 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I have only used this product once but i will have to say, with the other carmen products which one of my favorite lip products, it is really good and helpful for chapped lips. I would definitely buy it again.
Lia A.
Linden, MI
217 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 5

This is my true love! Carmex has been around since I was 13 years old and I'm 34 years old currently. This helps 100% with chapped lips, It conditions too. They do make different scents if your bothered with this scent. It's a minty scent but you can literally feel it working on your Lips.
I like this brand. But I don't like how you have to use your fingers to apply it. It leaves my fingers feeling weird afterwards. And it doesn't get applied very well
Audrey S.
32 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Carmex always helps with my chapped lips during the winter. I do hate having to use my finger to apply the balm to my lips, so would probably recommend the liquid ointment for individuals in a hurry and those that don't like a mess! Carmex definitely helps with chapped lips despite the mess!
Vanessa N.
185 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Carmex is a high school classic lol. But now I use this before I apply my lippies especially if they are matte. Never fails to disappoint, just make sure you remove before using a liner or it won't show up on your lips. Definitely works and it's especially perfect in the dry air winter months
Tiara S.
Terre Haute, IN
118 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
Who doesnt use carmex is the question its a every week buy in my household of majority gurl exspecially 8n these upcoming cold months it just feels good on your lips exspeciallybtheblittle tingle u get when puttin it on i love lips and i love them to be soft and carmex is the best of the best
Isabella D.
21 reviews
I have used this product FOREVER. It never fails to make my lips feel more hydrated and less chapped. I know a lot of people don't like the tingling feeling it causes, but I like to feel how it is working. I'm always trying new chapsticks and lip treatments, but I always go back to this one.
Diamond W.
Cedar Hill, TX
41 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I've used this product my whole life and I will forever use it. This is used religiously especially during the winter. I also like using this after I exfoliate my lips. The tingle makes me feel like it's doing something. Easy to apply but TASTES GROSS. Don't get too carried away when applying
Kayla K.
294 reviews
Is this better then Burt's bees and what is the scent?
Raych P.
Fremont, NE
220 reviews
Anyone else ever hoard Carmex tubes?
Kayla S.
Plainfield, IL
25 reviews
Does your lips get zoo use to it, they become more chapped?
Gown C.
73 reviews
This is better than the ones in the squeeze tube?
Crystal G.
776 reviews
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